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    • Counties: Newaygo County
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    About Croton Pond
    Located in Newaygo County, Michigan

    Croton Pond, or Croton Dam Pond, is located in Croton Township, Michigan. Grand Rapids is 48 miles south, and Detroit is 202 miles southeast.

    A few smaller airfields are nearby, but the closest major airport is Gerald R. Ford International Airport, typically an hour away. Urgent care can be provided at Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial, 24 minutes away.

    Snacks and groceries can be found at Gene’s Croton Market, 4 minutes away. Many highly rated restaurants are also nearby, such as Driftwood Bar & Grill and Northern Trails Bar & Grill.

    Life On The Water

    Spanning 1,380 acres, opportunities for fun and excitement are seemingly endless on Croton Pond.

    Enjoy activities like boating, jet skiing, tubing, swimming, and fishing on the water. A public boat launch can be found on the southwestern end near the Croton Dam. Anglers tossing out a line can expect to reel in largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, black crappie, bluegill, walleye, and northern pike.

    There are multiple parks along the shores of the lake, offering fantastic amenities like tennis courts, campgrounds, places to picnic, a disc golf course, and much more!

    Visit Grand Rapids

    Grand Rapids is a Michigan cultural hub less than an hour away that offers an infinite list of things to do!

    Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park is a fantastic place for those that love the beauty of art and nature. Peruse exotic plants, a desert, Victorian gardens, and modern sculptures.

    The John Ball Zoo contains nearly 2,000 animals, many of which visitors can interact with up close! There are reptiles, fish, birds, mammals, and amphibians waiting for you to visit.

    If you're looking for an art experience like no other, then spend a day in the Grand Rapids Art Museum! There are over 6,000 works spanning hundreds of years to see here, featuring names like Andy Warhol, Albrecht Dürer, and Maarten Baas.

    A Great Place To Call Home

    Whether you're looking for a family home, a vacation home, or a full-time retirement residence, Croton Pond is a perfect choice for a peaceful and quiet lifestyle.